Sentence Examples


  • We would restrict our altruistic activity to weekends and possibly an evening or two a week by phone, if it worked.
  • The " economic man " of the earlier writers, with his aversion from labour and his desire of the present enjoyment of costly indulgences, has been abandoned by their successors, with the result that in the opinion of many good people altruistic sentiment may be allowed to run wild over the whole domain of economics.
  • Both of these are original and indispensable, but egoism has the priority, since there must be egoistic pleasure somewhere before there can be altruistic sympathy with it.
  • And so in the ideal state everyone will derive egoistic pleasure from doing such altruistic acts as may still be needed.
  • It was then transformed into the " Oezeg " (Oesterreichische ZentralEinkaufsgesellschaft: Austrian Central Purchasing Company), which was the very type of an " altruistic company."

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